Anton Treuer’s newest work, Warrior Nation: A History of...
Tomaquag Museum Wampum Beads
The 40,000-year-old wampum necklace may be the most...
Welcome to Barrow NAGPRA Anthopologists
This summer, Indiana University repatriated human remains...
Author and historian Brenda J. Child has won the Jon Gjerde...
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Bear River Archaeology View From Bluff
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
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Researching the Past

San Diego County Looting Los Angeles Times
Though authorities aren’t giving specific locations, five historically and culturally significant sites in San Diego County’s backcountry have been looted recently, reports the Los...
Kennewick Man Clay Model
Terri Hansen
Legislation proposed by Sen...
Sand Creek Starr Carbine
Konnie LeMay
“Sand creek was a crime, it happened 150 years ago… and this gun is kind of the smoking gun for Sand Creek,” Andrew E...
Kennewick Man Clay Model
Duane Champagne
The Ancient One, known to archaeologists and the public as Kennewick Man, has been the focus of controversy between archaeologists and American Indian tribes...
Xavante Indians
Alex Ewen
Two new research studies, published in two separate scientific journals, have found that the DNA of certain Amazonian Indian tribes are similar to those of the indigenous inhabitan...
Mesa Prieta Petroglyphs Upside Down Man
Anne Minard
Mesa Prieta rises above the Rio Grande Valley in remote country west of Santa Fe, New Mexico...
Jordan Wright
You don’t need to be a history buff to dive headlong into Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab (Penguin Press, 2015), Ste...
Jordan Wright
Noted author and journalist Steve Inskeep, co-host of Morning Edition on National Public Radio, sat down with Indian Country Today Media Network to dissect his new book, Jacksonlan...
Jeffers Historic Site
“The sacred is like rain...